Laois Sport

Ross still doing it 17 years later

Looking Back – Leinster Senior Football Championship Rd 1 2003 Laois  1-12 Offaly          1-12 By Pat Delaney IN the Faithful County it will be remembered as the day a future super star was born, but in the O’Moore County it...

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Down were in a different class to gutsy Laois girls

Antrim         0-14 Laois  0-3 By Denis J. Croke UNFORTUNATLEY, from a Laois perspective, there was never any doubt about the...

Monday, 23/11/20 - 9:19pm Read More

Interesting pairings for Laois senior football semi-finals

By Denis J. Croke Seven weeks after the quarter-finals of the Laois senior football championship were played, the draw for...

Monday, 23/11/20 - 7:48pm Read More

‘The best night ever’ says Chloe at Portlaoise Rugby Club

By Denis J. Croke “That was the best night ever,” said 10 year old Chloe Kavanagh from Portlaoise after attending...

Monday, 23/11/20 - 3:18pm Read More

The Heath Golf Club presents €8,500 to three charities

THE Heath Golf Club held its Charity Day for 2020 on the Friday 25 September. Due to COVID lockdowns their...

Monday, 23/11/20 - 9:24am Read More

This Week Ten Years on – Ladies make the headlines again

By Denis J. Croke LAST week we highlighted Sarah Anne Fitzgerald receiving a Camogie Soaring Star award, this week ten...

Friday, 20/11/20 - 11:29am Read More

Obituary – The Heath pays tribute to gentleman Murt

By Pat Delaney LAST Friday morning the people of The Heath and surrounding areas bade a sad farewell to Willie...

Friday, 20/11/20 - 11:03am Read More

Dublin cruise past Laois into Leinster final

Dublin         2-22 Laois  0-6 By Denis J. Croke DUBLIN were simply in a different class when the cruised into the...

Sunday, 15/11/20 - 5:12pm Read More

Leinster final warm up

= Laois out warming up for their Leinster senior football championship semi-final against Dublin in an empty Croke Park

Sunday, 15/11/20 - 3:23pm Read More

This Week Ten Years On – Another amalgamation was on the horizon

  By Denis J. Croke THE breaking news this week was that further discussions had taken place at specially arranged...

Thursday, 12/11/20 - 9:03am Read More

National Sport

Theo Walcott scores first Southampton goal since 2006 in draw at Wolves

Nick Mashiter, PA Theo Walcott scored his first Southampton goal for almost 15 years as the Saints played out an entertaining 1-1 draw at Wolves. The on-loan Everton forward netted for the visitors for the first time since January 2006,...

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Mickey Harte appointed Louth football manager

John Fogarty Mickey Harte has been appointed the new manager of the Louth senior and U20 football teams. The Ballygawley...

Monday, 23/11/20 - 9:12pm Read More

Burnley grab first win of Premier League season

David Charlesworth, PA Chris Wood’s early strike proved the difference as Burnley ended their long wait for a first Premier...

Monday, 23/11/20 - 7:45pm Read More

Football Association eager to trial concussion substitutes this season

Jamie Gardner, PA Chief Sports Reporter The men and women’s FA Cup could feature additional concussion substitutes later this season...

Monday, 23/11/20 - 6:53pm Read More

Frank Lampard’s keen to keep Olivier Giroud despite lack of Chelsea playing time

By Andy Sims, PA Frank Lampard insists he wants Olivier Giroud to stay at Chelsea and has assured the striker...

Monday, 23/11/20 - 5:37pm Read More

5 things we learned from this weekend’s Autumn Nations Cup

By Andrew Baldock, PA Rugby Union Correspondent The Autumn Nations Cup continues next weekend with a final round of group...

Monday, 23/11/20 - 1:49pm Read More

Daniel Levy warns of ‘irrecoverable loss of income’ if fans do not return

By PA Staff Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy has warned of an “irrecoverable loss of income” if grounds remain closed to...

Monday, 23/11/20 - 12:52pm Read More

Leeds captain Liam Cooper uses video call to make teenage fan’s dreams come true

By PA Sport Staff Coronavirus has ripped through the traditional matchday experience for football fans, but Leeds were able to...

Monday, 23/11/20 - 11:43am Read More

Mikel Arteta left frustrated by pending injuries and suspension after Leeds draw

By David Charlesworth, PA Mikel Arteta cut a frustrated figure as Arsenal drew a blank at Leeds and the Spaniard...

Monday, 23/11/20 - 10:36am Read More

Liverpool eye positive news on Thiago and Jordan Henderson fitness

By Carl Markham, PA Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp will be hoping for some good news on the fitness of midfielders...

Monday, 23/11/20 - 9:14am Read More

Sport Columnists

RUGBY – Portlaoise signal intention in season opener

Portlaoise 26 Thurles 22 PORTLAOISE signalled their intention to rebuild their side into a force to be reckoned with at Togher on Sunday last. Captain Rosie Palmer led her team into the first competitive match of the season with trepidation...

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Ruanbeg rescued

WRITE a book on any subject and that topic becomes part of the author’s mental make-up both before and long...

Tuesday, 11/09/12 - 3:20pm Read More